Last year, Fernandina Beach's human resources director kept telling the city manager that there were major problems in the fire department. He fired her. She sued. And that's only the beginning
Last week, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney paid us a visit as the special guest at a fundraiser supporting mayoral candidate Lenny Curry. U.S. Congressman Ron DeSantis — who is rumored to be running for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by presidential hopeful Marco Rubio — and Former Speaker of the Florida House, Will Weatherford, joined Romney and a crew of the area’s biggest donors at the event in Ponte Vedra Beach.
INSIDE THE HOLDERFIELD AND BISHOP ENDORSEMENTS
Weeks ago, after Shad Khan introduced his proposal for The Shipyards at the State of the Jaguars presentation, it was assumed the proposal would be the only one the Downtown Investment Authority would have to consider. That was not the case. Shitaki Marine & Yacht Refinishing LLC emerged with a boatyard and marina proposal for the luxury yachts enjoyed by virtually every Jacksonville resident (certainly, Folio Weekly has a fleet at our disposal). And then there was Stephen Grenda’s plan for a Noah’s Ark theme park that we all have been waiting for.
Everything you need to love and care for animals of all kinds
Yes, we just made a word up to bring you this collection of circa 1987 chart-toppers, heart-stoppers and pants-droppers. Some of you reading this weren’t even born yet when these ditties were …
The race for mayor and election-year political “evolution”
The 2015 municipal elections are just a few days away now. You, Engaged Citizen, have seen the ads, gotten the surreal mail pieces from shadowy PACs and met the candidates, if you were inclined to do …
Ken Adkins’ curfew proposal ruffles feathers, but he doesn’t mind.
CAMPAIGN TALK IS NICE, BUT IT'S NO SUBSTITUTE FOR POLICY